News - Announcements

2020 International Women’s Day Essay & Creative Works Competition

Women and Gender Studies Collective
The International Women’s Day (IWD) Essay and Creative Arts Competition provides a space for Howard University students to articulate a vision of women’s rights and full equality. The Submission Deadline is Monday, February 24, 2020.

Media and Islam in Africa - A Summer Institute at the University of Florida

University of Florida
Recent PhD recipients and advanced graduate students with a focus on empirical studies of Islam and media-related practices in Africa are invited to apply to participate in the institute. Full costs will be covered for a limited number of participants. Application deadline: February 11, 2020.

ASA Advocacy Travel Award - Applications Open

African Studies Association
Apply for the 2020 ASA Advocacy Travel Award today, which will provide travel subsidies of $1000 to ASA members to facilitate their attendance at one of four advocacy events scheduled in Washington, DC in early spring.

Applications for the Caux Scholars Program Switzerland are now open

Caux Scholars Program
The Caux Scholars Program (CSP) provides peace practitioners with embodied learning experiences on how peacebuilding works within complex, volatile and multi-level contexts. The 30-day residential program takes place from June 28 - July 27, 2020.

Ghanaian music, dance and visual art Summer Study Abroad in Ghana

Dagara Music Center, Ghana
The Dagara Music Center (DMC) announces 2020 Summer Sessions in Ghana

Fellowships for Research in West Africa and the US

West African Research Association
The West African Research Association (WARA) offers a variety of awards ranging from travel grants to residencies to pre- and post- doctoral fellowships for research in West Africa and the U.S.. Application deadline: Feb. 15, 2020.

Study Arabic in Morocco

University of Gibraltar
The University of Gibraltar has developed a summer Arabic course for students studying at the intermediate level.

African Language Study Fellowship Applications are now open!

Center for African Studies
FLAS Fellowship (for African Language Study) Applications are now open! The application deadline is February 2, 2020.

Call for Panelists: "Going Global, Growing Global" Community College Symposium

Council of American Overseas Research Centers (CAORC)
The Council of American Overseas Research Centers (CAORC), in collaboration with Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA) and Montgomery College’s Global Humanities Institute, invites panelists to participate in the second annual Going Global, Growing Global Community College Symposium.

Free Passports for COAS Students!

Ralph J. Bunche International Affairs Center
The College of Arts & Sciences has partnered with the Ralph J. Bunche International Affairs Center to sponsor FREE passports for COAS students.